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Synonyms for malignant
məˈlɪg nəntma·lig·nant

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  1. malignantadjective


Princeton's WordNet

  1. malignantadjective

    dangerous to health; characterized by progressive and uncontrolled growth (especially of a tumor)


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  1. malignantadjective

    malign, MALICIOUS, malevolent

  2. malignantadjective

    (Med.) dangerous, fatal

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. malignant

    Oncology Cancerous

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  1. Ted Nelson:

    Most people are fools, most authority is malignant, God does not exist, and everything is wrong

  2. Sean Hannity:

    Tonight, at least one thing has become very clear – the Biden administration does not plan to hold China responsible for anything, patience for China, but not the Keystone pipeline. Clearing a relationship with the malignant regime – the hostile regime that they are – that infected the world with Covid-19 – is more important to Biden.

  3. Sanskrit Proverb:

    In one short verse I here express The sum of tomes of sacred lore: Beneficence is righteousness, Oppression?s sin?s malignant core.

  4. Lion Shahab:

    For now, linking a rise in malignant brain tumors to mobile phone usage remains speculative and should not detract from encouraging lifestyle changes which are known to reduce cancer risk, such as adopting a healthy diet, reducing alcohol consumption and stopping smoking.

  5. Lew Rockwell:

    Anything other than free enterprise always means a society of compulsion and lower living standards, and any form of socialism strictly enforced means dictatorship and the total state. That this statement is still widely disputed only illustrates the degree to which malignant fantasy can capture the imagination of intellectuals.

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